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Mobile Workforce Center @ the Library

Let the Mobile Workforce Center help you find your next job!
Resume development, access to Workforce Services Division online job board, trained staff to assist you. Eleven computer stations with internet access, printer and copy machine for job search activities, and wheelchair accessible.

The Mobile Workforce Center will be at the library every Thursday (except holidays).   9:30 AM- 12 PM and 1 PM-3PM

 

Pay Fines Online with Credit Cards!

It has been a long time coming but you can now pay for fines and fees online through Encore. Simply log into your account with you card number and your PIN and you will see the option to pay using E-Commerce. Any fine listed must be paid in full and there is a minimum amount of $1.00. No charge to use this service. See staff for help with this convenient service.

Facility Planning

The Library has contracted the services of a Library Planning consultant Fred Schlipf from the University of Illinois to draft a Library Building Plan for future needs, and a site evaluation study regarding potential new Library sites.

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Library Changes

Recently six library districts made a big decision which may affect how you usually use your library card. Fountaindale Public Library District (Bolingbrook), Joliet Public Library District (Downtown and Black Road), Plainfield Public Library District, Shorewood-Troy Public Library District, Lemont Public Library District, and White Oak Library District (Lockport-Crest Hill-Romeoville) made the decision to leave the PrairieCat consortium and form the Pinnacle Library Cooperative.

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Computer Changes

The library has implemented a “PC Reservation” system. This allows users to sign onto a computer without needing to wait for staff. Computer users will also be able to reserve a machine when all are in use and know exactly how long the wait will be.

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You Asked, We Listened

We have recently made changes to our operating policy and have changed the loan rules for some of our offerings.

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Wireless Printing

We are pleased to announce that laptop users can now print wirelessly to our print station from within the library.

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Volunteers Needed

Love the Library? Have some free time?? Volunteers Needed!! The Wilmington Public Library is looking for some extra hands to help with special projects.

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